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Article by Simon Murfitt: A man from Basildon has been charged with handling stolen goods after police discovered an expensive Tag Heuer watch stolen during a burglary in London Road, Billericay, in January.

Jason Woods, 24, of Southwark Path in Basildon, has been charged and bailed to appear at Basildon Magistrates Court on July 9.

Police discovered the watch following a search of Woods' then home address in Long Riding, Basildon, also in January.

Taq Heuer is a Swiss company that manufactures luxury watches and other fashion items such as sunglasses.

Its watches are usual sold for at least £1,000 and can often fetch up to £14,000

Article by Simon Murfitt, Brentwood Gazette

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